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Harry Redknapp has slammed Chelsea for their knee-jerk decision to sack Frank Lampard and questioned the summer signings of Timo Werner and Kai Havertz.

Harry Redknapp slams Chelsea for Frank Lampard sacking

Harry Redknapp has slammed Chelsea for their "knee-jerk" decision to sack Frank Lampard and questioned the summer signings of Timo Werner and Kai Havertz.
Manchester United legend Gary Neville has theorised that his former club signed Donny van de Beek in the expectation that Paul Pogba would depart.

Manchester United block Donny van de Beek from January loan transfer

The Dutch midfielder, 23, arrived at Old Trafford in the last window for £39million but has been starved of game time under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Akwa United coach Kennedy Boboye is hoping the Nigerian football league season is not cancelled.

Akwa United boss concerned about team’s attack

Akwa United FC boss Kennedy Boboye wants his players to rediscover their killer instincts ahead of the Heartland FC game at Dan Anyiam Stadium this weekend.
Enyimba of Aba midfielder Austine Oladapo says he is delighted with his form in front of goal this season.

Austin Oladapo: Enyimba is still in the middle of new project

Austin Oladapo reflected on a ‘good’ Enyimba performance after beating Kano Pillars 2-1 victory in one of NPFL match-day five fixtures.
AC Milan coach Stefano Pioli labelled Zlatan Ibrahimovic a champion who continues to surprise him after the 39-year-old striker produced another stellar performance in Milan's 2-0 win at Cagliari on Monday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic hits double as AC Milan restore three-point lead

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice as AC Milan regained their three-point lead at the top of Serie A with a victory at Cagliari.
Zimbabwe coach Zdravko Logarusic has accused hosts Cameroon of ‘witchcraft’ ahead of their African Nations Championship opener in Yaounde on Saturday.

CHAN 2021: Zimbabwe accuse Cameroon of witchcraft after dead bat found on the pitch

Zimbabwe coach Zdravko Logarusic has accused hosts Cameroon of ‘witchcraft’ ahead of their African Nations Championship opener in Yaounde on Saturday.
Golden Eaglets Coach Fatai Amoo says his team deserved to qualify for the 2020 U17 WAFU B semi-final in Lome.

WAFU B tourney: Golden Eaglets pip Burkina Faso 1-0, secure final ticket

The Golden Eaglets booked a place in the final of the WAFU B tournament in Togo following a hard-fought 1-0 win against Burkina Faso in their semi-final clash at the Stade De Kegue, Lome on Friday.

Akwa United boss targets away victory against Kwara United

Akwa United will entertain Kwara United at the Ilorin Township stadium in one Wednesday’s Nigeria professional football league fixtures.
Manchester United winger Facundo Pellistri has tested positive for Covid-19, ruling him out of making his senior debut against Watford on Saturday.

Manchester United winger tests positive for coronavirus ahead of FA Cup clash with Watford

Manchester United winger Facundo Pellistri has tested positive for Covid-19, ruling him out of making his senior debut against Watford on Saturday.
Michael Owen, a former Premier League star, has predicted some of the FA Cup third round fixtures as Chelsea host Morecambe on Sunday afternoon at Stamford Bridge, while Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham Hotspur will tackle Marine.

FA Cup: Michael Owen releases predictions

Providing his predictions, Owen told BetVictor: “Chelsea kick off their FA Cup campaign as one of the favourites for the trophy. It’s fair to say the Blues need a result after a difficult festive period. I would expect Frank Lampard to make a few changes here so he can rest a few of his bigger names.
New Manchester United signing Donny van de Beek admits he has received advice about the Premier League from father-in-law Dennis Bergkamp.

Manchester United star Donny van de Beek urged to consider January transfer exit

Ajax and Netherlands legend Ronald de Boer has advised Donny Van De Beek to leave Manchester United in this January transfer window.
Liverpool are joint-top at the Premier League with Tottenham Hotspur, following their 3-0 win over Leicester City on Sunday.

Premier League records new high of 40 coronavirus positives in one week

The Premier League has announced 40 new cases of Covid-19 among players and club staff - by far the highest figure recorded in a single week.
The management committee at Barcelona, which is chaired by Carles Tusquets, wants to resume the negotiations that former club president Josep Maria Bartomeu opened regarding a pay cut for the first-team players.

Barcelona confirm negative coronavirus tests after postponed session

The club were forced to suspend training this morning after two members of staff tested positive for COVID-19 last night.
Wigan’s relegation from the Championship had been confirmed by the EFL. Dave Howarth-CameraSport-Getty Images

Wigan face fresh crisis after Spanish bid is rejected

Former Premier League club Wigan have been plunged into fresh turmoil after administrators broke off talks with a Spanish bidder, saying the offer had been reduced by almost 50 percent.
Atletico Madrid defender Kieran Trippier has outlined his plans to retire at Burnley, insisting the Clarets are the only club he would return to England for.

Kieran Trippier betting ban suspended by FIFA

On December 23, it was announced that the England international defender had breached betting rules and was given his lengthy suspension in addition to a £70,000 fine.
Frank Lampard has used a few formations at Chelsea in search of the right balance while maintaining an edge. Is now another one of those times?

Frank Lampard vows never to quit Chelsea post

Frank Lampard has vowed never to walk away from Chelsea, with the Blues boss embracing the pressure that has accompanied a £200 million ($274m) spending spree.
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Frank Lampard unaware if Chelsea’s game with Manchester City will go ahead

Frank Lampard has admitted that he is unaware if Chelsea’s clash with Manchester City will go ahead this weekend, after a recent outbreak of Covid-19 cases in the City squad.
Chelsea is faced with the battle to keep youngster Samuel Iling-Junior after his performances attracted the interest of Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich at the youth club tournament.

Chelsea records over $44 million profit despite impact of coronavirus

Chelsea’s form on the pitch may have fallen away of late but the future looks rosy, according to chairman Bruce Buck, as the Premier League side posted a profit of £32.5million ($44.4 million) for the year ended June 30, 2020.

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Imo workers oust state NLC chairman

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Ekiti government inaugurates law reform commission board

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